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Maintaining a Positive Attitude

“Every creative act involves…a new innocence of perception, liberated from the cataract of accepted belief. “         Arthur Koestler We have decided where we want to go and set benchmarks to get there.  Now what?  Attitude is everything.  If we say we can’t, we won’t.  So, stay positive.  We can’t let negative self-talk…

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Goal Setting

  “The artist begins with a vision-a creative operation requiring an effort.  Creativity takes courage.”    Henri Matisse   I received many responses to the blog on “Commitment”. There was one question I would like to address: “I like to do so many things. How do I know which to commit to? Do I have…

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Commitment

In art intentions are not sufficient…What one does is what counts and not what one has intentions of doing.”            Pablo Picasso Commitment is what transforms the promise into reality. It is the words that speak boldly of your intentions, and the actions which speak louder than the words.  How committed are…

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Pareidolia

“The true gift that we’re given every day; that our world despite it many challenges, continues to offer such wondrousness.”                                                                                 Jeffries Blackerby There was a lot of response to the blog I wrote on December 20th on “Time to See”.  It was interesting how many people confessed, that they really don’t take the time to…

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New Year Wish

Happy New Year! I want to wish all my readers a healthy, happy, and creative New Year. Thank you all for reading the “Creative Spirit” blog, your thoughtful feedback, and support. We have spent the holiday in NYC with my children and 5-week-old grandson Daxton.  It has been an amazing experience making memories that will last…

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